A look at the manufacturing process of dental floss - an invaluable invention for maintaining oral hygiene and a great weapon against gum diseases.
Teeth: Dental hygienists reveal the tips they use themselves
Research published last week suggested a type of bacteria that causes gum disease could make you more vulnerable to cancer. The good news is there are simple tricks to protect your teeth.
Can [Orthodontic Expanders] Be Used On the Lower Teeth To Avoid Extractions?
When you have crooked or poorly spaced teeth, it is essential to visit an orthodontist for treatment. The most common time to seek orthodontic treatment is during childhood or adolescence because your bones are softer, making it easier to repair major problems.
What Are Implant Supported Dentures?
‘Dentures’ is a word that many people shiver to hear, because they assume that dentures are the sort of thing that the elderly and the infirm have to suffer through – not something that someone like them should have to consider! However, as we live longer lives we are naturally going to have to more health concerns and losing teeth is very common. Because dentures used to be incredibly painful, uncomfortable, and expensive, many people think that this is still the case, but that is because they are not aware of all the advances that have been made in dental
Dental Health Should Not Be A Luxury, Dentist Says
In a 2014 federal survey, 25 percent of respondents said they had avoided necessary dental care in the past year because they couldn’t afford it.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
What is sleep apnea? How can my dentist help?
If you snore and suffer from sleepless nights you may be suffering from sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is caused by a blockage of the airway, resulting in the temporary stoppage of breath during sleep. This often happens with the jaw goes back and the tongue falls into the throat. This decrease in oxygen can have damaging effects on the brain and the cardiovascular system, and can also lead to frequent awakenings or arouses at night which result in the patient being very fatigued during the day. Now there is a solution with sleep apnea dentistry. Your dentist can develop custom sleep appliances to help effectively treat sleep apnea. Sleep appliances place the jaw in a position to help maintain an open airway during sleep. Custom sleep devices are sleek and ergonomically designed with…
2017 Asbury Park Press Best of the Best Awards — Ocean County
APP.com’s Best of the Best 2017 Readers’ Choice contest recognizes the best businesses, things to do and more at the Jersey Shore, chosen by you.
28 Super Cute Ways to Curl Your Bob
Just because you’ve chopped your locks doesn’t mean you have to ditch your curling irons! Bobs look extra cute with some wave, bounce, or ringlets, and you’re sure to fall in love with one of these delightful curly Bob hairstyles. Whether you’re currently rocking short hair or are looking to change up your current style[Read the Rest]
Flossing Tips, Little Rock Dentists
Flossing benefits have been questioned, but dental hygienists still agree that when done properly, it is still useful. Here are flossing tips to help you.